0116 – Poetry in The Lord of the Rings

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On this episode, we’d like to introduce you to some of the bonus content that we’ve been creating over on our Patreon site. Greta and I have been going through the various poems contained in The Lord of the Rings and having a focused discussion on them. These mini-episodes are normally only available to paying […]

0115 – The Lord of the Rings – Bk5 – Ch2 – The Passing of the Grey Company

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Concerning “The Passing of the Grey Company”, from Éowyn’s entreaties to the oathbreakers’ obligations… From Isengard, the Road Goes On… – 8:00 Halbarad, Elrohir, and Elladan – 14:00 Merry and Théoden – 22:30 3 Days to the Muster! – 27:00 Aragorn & Sauron – 32:00 The Prophecy of Malbeth, Seer of Fornost – 48:00 Éowyn […]

0114 – The Lord of the Rings – Bk5 – Ch1 – Minas Tirith

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Concerning “Minas Tirith”, from Pelennor Principalities to Pippin’s Pledge… The Amazing Minas Tirith – 8:00 The Beacons Are Lit – 16:00 The Pelennor Fields / The Peoples of Gondor – 20:00 The Shape of Minas Tirith – 29:30 Denethor, Steward of Gondor – 37:00 Beregond – 56:00 The Gathering Darkness – 1:05:00 Haiku / Correspondence […]

0113 – Tea With Tolkien: An Interview with Kaitlyn Facista

Concerning Tea With Tolkien, from hobbitish hearts to travelogues for Tolkienites… On this episode we interview superfan Kaitlyn Facista of TeaWithTolkien.com about the various ways in which she is building community amongst Tolkienites. Originally released: 7/10/2017. Talking Tolkien is now known as The Tolkien Road. If you like The Tolkien Road, you can support us for only $1 […]

0112 – Concerning Peter Jackson’s “The Two Towers”

Concerning Peter Jackson’s cinematic version of The Two Towers, from Faramir’s faults to Osgiliath offerings… The Good – 13:00 The Bad – 48:45 The Ents – 1:25:00 Originally released: 7/3/2017. Talking Tolkien is now known as The Tolkien Road. If you like The Tolkien Road, you can support us for only $1 per episode via Patreon!